South Central College
Allied Dental Clinical Sedation Certification - 2 Day (ended)
#: HNAH-2145   ID: 2022   Section: 0916  

Developed by expert nurses with decades of teaching experience, Allied Dental Clinical Sedation is one of the only intravenous sedation certification trainings approved by the Minnesota Board of Dentistry.

This one-of-a-kind training course includes an online introductory unit (6 hours) paired with a single weekend of hands-on training (14 hours) to provide dental hygienists and dental assistants with the skills necessary to initiate, maintain, monitor and remove intravenous (IV) lines, and/or aid in administration of medications into an existing IV line under the supervision of a dentist with sedation/general anesthesia certification.

The hands-on part of this training will be held in person at the South Central College - North Mankato campus, following safety protocols in accordance with Minnesota State mandates and the South Central College COVID-19 safety plan.

Course Components:

  • Anatomy and physiology review pertinent for dental clinical sedation
  • Airway management
  • Cardiac monitoring application and interpretation
  • Infection prevention
  • Intravenous fluid and medication review specific to dental sedation
  • Moderate sedation guidelines and pharmacology
  • Preparation for emergency sedation situations
  • Simulated and human IV insertions
    • Practice on manikins first followed with 2 successful live (human) IV insertions


  • Must be licensed Dental Hygienist or Dental Assistant
  • Must have current Health Care Provider CPR certification
  • Must be nitrous oxide certified
Bring to Class:
Class Location:
South Central College
1920 Lee Blvd.
North Mankato, MN 56003
Room: D186

Bring to Class:
- Online coursework must be completed before Friday night class, including reviewing all course content in D2L AND completing the 3 quizzes.
- Please bring a clear face shield if desired

Recommended Hotels Near SCC:
- Comfort Inn & Suites (0.7 miles)
- Hilton Garden Inn (2.9 miles)
- AmericInn by Wyndham (5.4 miles)
- Microtel by Wyndham (6.6 miles)
- Courtyard by Marriott (6.6 miles)
- Motel 6 (7.0 miles)
- Country Inn & Suites (7.1 miles)

*Note: Based on feedback from past students, we do not recommend the City Center Hotel.  We welcome your feedback to improve our list.

Varied Schedule
4:00 PM
Contact Hours:
Candence Mortenson-Klimpel
Registration Cutoff Date:
Dates & Times:
9/16/2022   4:00PM - 10:00PM North Mankato - Main Building - North Mankato - Main Building ( See Map )
9/17/2022   8:00AM - 4:30PM North Mankato - Main Building - North Mankato - Main Building ( See Map )